A short film written and directed by Zimbabwean Eunice Chiweshe Goldstein – Nhamo – has been nominated for the 2013 Best Short Film at the Africa Movie Academy Awards. Nominees were announced in Malawi at an event graced by the Malawian President, Joyce Banda. The awards founded in 2005 will be held in Bayelsa State, Nigeria. Last year the award for the Best Short Film went to Braids On Bald Head from Nigeria. In 2012 a Zimbabwean, Kudzai Sevenzo was nominated for Best Actress in a Leading Role for her role as Nyarai in Playing Warriors.